There are 5 ways to get from Budapest to Marseille by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Marseille (MRS) BUD - MRS

$82 - $275

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Train via Basel SBB  •  17 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Zürich HB Rj
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB 3 / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv

$342 - $489

Bus  •  24 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles 1922

$86 - $231

Train Russian Railways  •  27 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Nice Ville En
  3. Take the train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv

$226 - $311

Drive  •  13 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Marseille 916.9 miles

$190 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Marseille is to fly which costs 22 000 Ft - 80 000 Ft and takes 5 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Marseille is to fly which costs 22 000 Ft - 80 000 Ft and takes 5 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Marseille. However, there are services departing from Deák Ferenc tér M and arriving at Marseille, Marseille St. Charles via Budapest, Budapest Népliget. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Marseille. However, there are services departing from Kelenföld and arriving at Marseille-St-Charles via Zürich HB and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 53 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Marseille is 1162 km. The road distance is 1467 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Marseille without a car is to train which takes 17 h 53 min and costs 95 000 Ft - 140 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to get from Budapest to Marseille, including transfers.

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Budapest to Marseille bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Budapest, Budapest Népliget station.

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Budapest to Marseille train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Kelenföld station.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Marseille is to fly which takes 5 h 17 min and costs 22 000 Ft - 80 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 95 000 Ft - 140 000 Ft and takes 17 h 53 min, you could also bus, which costs 24 000 Ft - 65 000 Ft and takes 24 h 43 min.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Marseille.
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  • Distance: 726.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 17 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Marseille, France?

Ryanair, Lufthansa and four other airlines fly from Budapest to Marseille every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Budapest to Marseille via Zürich HB and Basel SBB in around 17 h 53 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Budapest to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Budapest to Marseille via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Marseille
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Marseille via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Budapest to Marseille via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kelenföld to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $270
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Train from Basel SBB to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$190 - $280
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Russian Railways
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Budapest to Marseille
Ave. Duration
24 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $230
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Marseille Saint Charles
Ave. Duration
25 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$117
Schedules at
slovaklines.sk

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